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Guarding Your Smile: The Importance of Dental Night Guards

Teeth grinding and clenching, medically known as bruxism, can take a toll on your dental health, leading to issues such as worn enamel, jaw pain, and even headaches. Fortunately, dental night guards offer a simple yet effective solution to protect your teeth and ensure a peaceful night's rest.

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How Botox Can Help Treat TMJ And Headaches

In this blog post, we will explore how Botox can provide relief for these conditions and improve your overall quality of life.

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Combating Periodontal Disease with Laser Decontamination

In this blog, we will explore what periodontaldisease is, its causes, and the innovative approach of laser decontamination intreating this condition.

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7 Myths About Dental Sedation

In this article, we will debunk some of the most common myths about dental sedation and provide accurate information to help you make informed decisions about your oral health.

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Can Veneers Get Cavities?

If you have veneers, do you still need to be that concerned with your oral hygiene? After all, veneers are made of synthetic materials and they don't decay, right? Here's the truth about veneers and whether they can get cavities or not. 

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How Long Do Dental Crowns Last?

Dental crowns are among one of the most common dental procedures. But how long do dental crowns actually last? Learn more in this blog post from Dr. Erwin!

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Is a Root Canal a Dental Emergency?

Are you dealing with a severe toothache? You may wonder if you need a root canal and if you need to see your dentist ASAP. Get all the answers in this short blog post from Alex Erwin, DDS. 

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Are Veneers Permanent?

Veneers have become a widely accepted form of treatment in dentistry and is something that can be done to improve and change a person’s tooth color, shape, and smile in general. But are they permanent? Find out more here!

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The Do's and Don'ts of Veneers

Veneers can provide a long-lasting solution for various cosmetic dental issues, and with proper care, they can last for several years. However, it's important to follow a few rules to maximize the lifespan of your veneers. 

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Foods to Avoid After Zoom Teeth Whitening

Read on to learn more about foods that should be avoided post-Zoom teeth whitening treatment.

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The Benefits Of IV Sedation – Why You Should Sleep Through Your Appointment

In this blog, we’ll explore some of the top benefits of choosing IV sedation, and explain why you should consider sleeping through your appointment.

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Welcome to Alexander Erwin, DDS

With his commitment to excellence and compassionate approach, Dr. Erwin and the team are thrilled to care for you and your family’s smiles in our sunny, Solana Beach practice.

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